Remembering Don Bodey

Today is the first anniversary of the passing of Don Bodey.  Here at Modern History Press, we are still working to convey the words of Don to a new generation of readers.   The Don Bodey reader Deal Me Out and Other Stories is still a work in progress. Nevertheless, we…

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R.I.P Don Bodey (1946 – 2020)

Portrait of Don Bodey

DONALD BODEY, 73, of Tri-Lakes, Ind, passed away Thursday, June 18, 2020. Don was a Fort Wayne native who graduated from North Side High School. He attended Purdue University and received his Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from the University of Oregon. He was a Vietnam veteran and…

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F.N.G. book jacket

F.N.G. Revised Edition by Don Bodey Gabriel Sauers of Two Squad is a soldier, newly arrived in Vietnam–a country too beautiful to invite so savagely unreal a war. But Gabriel won’t be a New Guy for long. He’ll go through incoming mortars, he’ll see the enemy alive. He’ll wander through…

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